I'm looking for the ancestry of Elijah L. "Elzie" Silvers who died in Haywood County, NC in 1920. Below is all the info which I have.
Descendants of Elitha Tina Rathbone Silvers
Generation No. 1
1.ELITHA TINA "TICCIE" RATHBONE was born March 06, 1891 in Haywood County, NC, and died January 04, 1964 in Haywood County, NC.She married (1) ELIJAH L. "ELZIE" SILVERS August 01, 1907.He was born June 30, 1890, and died February 22, 1920 in Haywood County, NC.She met (2) UNKNOWN Aft. 1920.
More About ELITHA TINA RATHBONE:
Burial: January 07, 1964, Sugar Cove Cemetery, Sugar Cove, Hemphill, Haywood County, NC
More About ELIJAH L. SILVERS:
Burial: February 25, 1920, Sugar Cove Cemetery, Sugar Cove, Hemphill, Haywood County, NC
More About ELIJAH SILVERS and ELITHA RATHBONE:
Marriage: August 01, 1907
More About UNKNOWN and ELITHA RATHBONE:
Unknown-Begin: Aft. 1920
Children of ELITHA RATHBONE and ELIJAH SILVERS are:
2. i. AVERY JOHNSON2 SILVERS, b. abt. 1911.
ii. NORMAN WAYNE SILVERS, b. abt. 1914.
3. iii. GEORGIA SILVERS, b. abt. 1916.
4. iv. THOMAS MELVIN SILVERS, b. abt 1920.
Children of ELITHA RATHBONE and UNKNOWN are:
v. JACOB2 SILVERS, b. abt. 1925, Haywood County
5. vi. BIDA SILVERS, b. 1930-31, Haywood County, NC.
Generation No. 2
2.AVERY JOHNSON SILVERS (ELITHA TINA RATHBONE) was born 1911.He married CARRIE MESSER.
Child of AVERY SILVERS and CARRIE MESSER is:
6. i. OSCAR HUGH3 SILVERS, b. October 08, 1941, Haywood County, NC; d. January 08, 2003, Haywood County, NC.
3.GEORGIA SILVERS (ELITHA TINA RATHBONE) was born 1916.
4.THOMAS MELVIN SILVERS (ELITHA TINA RATHBONE) was born 1920.He married (1) MYRTLE PRICE.He married (2) NETTIE FRIZZELL.
Children of THOMAS SILVERS and MYRTLE PRICE are:
i. TISSIE ANNEX SILVERS,
ii. ESSIE SILVERS, m. ??? SMITH.
iii. ANNIE JANE SILVERS, b. March 10, 1961, Haywood County, NC; d. November 28, 2004, Tsalie Health Care Center; m. KENNETH DOWNS.
Notes for ANNIE JANE SILVERS:
Annie Silvers Downs
Born in Haywood County, NC on Mar. 10, 1961
Departed on Nov. 28, 2004 and resided in Waynesville, NC.
Annie Jane Silvers Downs, age 43, of the Iron Duff Community, died Sunday, November 28, 2004 at the Tsali Health Care Center.
She was a native of Haywood County and was the daughter of the late Melvin and Myrtle Price Silvers. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Downs. She enjoyed reading and cooking and was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sister, Essie Smith, of Waynesville and a stepmother, Nettie Frizzell Silvers of Clyde.
Gravesides services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 2004 at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Jerry Nelson and Reverend Steve Taylor officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Lewis Rathbone, Jack Parton, Roger Parker, Bud Conard, Alan Rathbone, and Willie James.
More About ANNIE JANE SILVERS:
Burial: December 01, 2004, Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, Crabtree, Haywood County, NC
5.BIDA2 SILVERS (ELITHA TINA RATHBONE) was born 1930 in Haywood County, NC.She married JOHN WILLIE BROWNING February 18, 1951 in Haywood County, North Carolina, son of NEWTON BROWNING and CORA JONES.He was born in Jackson County, North Carolina, and died in Haywood County, North Carolina.
More About JOHN WILLIE BROWNING:
Burial: Sugar Cove Cemetery, Sugar Cove, Hemphill, Haywood County, NC
More About JOHN BROWNING and BIDA SILVERS:
Marriage: February 18, 1951, Haywood or Jackson County, North Carolina
Children of BIDA SILVERS and JOHN BROWNING are:
7. i. JACOB LEE3 BROWNING, b. June 21, 1951, Haywood County, North Carolina;
8. ii. JOHNNY WAYNE BROWNING.
iii. ROGER DALE BROWNING.
iv. JIMMY NEAL BROWNING.
Generation No. 3
6.OSCAR HUGH SILVERS (AVERY JOHNSON, ELITHA TINA RATHBONE) was born October 08, 1941 in Haywood County, NC, and died January 08, 2003 in Haywood County, NC.
Notes for OSCAR HUGH SILVERS:
Oscar Hugh Silvers
Born in Haywood County, NC on Oct. 8, 1941
Departed on Jan. 8, 2003 and resided in Clyde,, NC.
Clyde—Oscar Hugh Silvers, age 61, Walnut Valley Road, died Wednesday, January 8, 2003 at Haywood Regional Medical Center.
He was a native and life long resident of Haywood County. He was of the Baptist Faith and was the son of the late Avery and Carrie Messer Silvers.
He is survived by two daughters, Rose Bradley and Debra Messer and her husband Keith, all of Waynesville; four sisters, Thelma Silvers, Doris Messer and Ollie Hodo, all of Waynesville and Bobbie Messer, of Clyde; one brother, Carol Silvers, of Waynesville; and three grandchildren, Brandon Bradley, Colby Messer and Luke Franklin.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2003 at the Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Homes. Burial will be at Sugar Cove Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bill and Ricky Messer, James Silvers, Claude Woody, Richard Gaddis, and Talmadge Jones. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 10, 2003, at the funeral home.
More About OSCAR HUGH SILVERS:
Burial: January 11, 2003, Sugar Cove Cemetery, Sugar Cove, Hemphill, Haywood County, NC
Thanks for any help!